Metropolitan Oval - founded in 1925.
60-58 60th Street; Maspeth, Queens
For directions scroll down, for complete information visit the Met Oval Website.
Schneider Cup at Met Oval.
Presi at Schneider Cup; famous "Back of the Net" Snack Bar.
Kaiser on the ball with pestering Henrique Stangorlini trying to steal, Tom O'Grady, Anton Camaj, Bernard Lim, Ronny Barnea watching at the Schneider Cup 2006 quarter-final.
From Manhattan: Drive across the Williamsburg Bridge and go straight off the ramp, make a left and an immediate right onto Grand street keep on going straight And once you cross a little bridge in an industrial neighborhood you steer slightly right onto Metropolitan Ave. - keep going till you make a left on Elliot Ave. and another left at the Lumber yard into 60th La. - drive straight to 60th Rd. and make left at school drive straight (school to your left) and make another left at 60th St. - drive straight and when you get to a little bridge/overpass the gate to the field is to your right, just before a row of residential two story houses the field is hidden and not visible from the street enter and go down the hill.
Coming from NJ: Go up NJ Turnpike to the Lincoln Tunnel into Manhattan. Tunnel exits onto 42nd St, Go across town on 42nd St, turn south at 2nd Ave. to 34th St. entrance into Midtown Tunnel. Then take Midtown Tunnel to the L.I. Expressway east, exit on Maurice Ave. At exit light turn right onto Maurice Ave. Turn left after train overpass onto Rust St. Turn right onto 60th St, After you pass a little bridge (train overpass) there will be a fence on the right. Park and go down the hill to the field.
From Brooklyn and Staten Island: Take the BQE across the Kosciusko Bridge, bearing right and taking the exit for the L.I. Expressway. Get off on Maurice Ave. At the end of the ramp at the light, take a right onto Maurice Ave. Go about .5 miles until you see a fork in the road. Take a left before the diner onto 57th Place. Go to the stop sign and take another left onto Rust Road. Continue on Rust Street up the hill. Where 60th St. meets 60th Court, there is a bridge over some railroad tracks. The entrance to the field is on the right just past the bridge.
From George Washington Bridge: Take the George Washington Bridge to Triboro Bridge. From the Triboro take the Grand Central Parkway East. Take the Grand Central to the L.I.Expressway West. Get off at exit 18, Maurice Ave. Turn left onto Maurice Ave at 1st light. Turn left after the train overpass onto Rust St. Turn right onto 60th. After you pass a little bridge (train overpass) there will be a fence on the right. Park and go down the hill to the field.
From Long Island: Take the Long Island Expressway to Exit 18 Maurice Ave. Get off exit at first light make a left onto Maurice Ave. Take that for a 1/4 mile to a five way stop sign. Continue straight, this will take you to the left side of a diner. From there you will make an immediate left onto Rust St. Follow Rust St. to the 2nd light, which is 60th St. Make a right onto 60th St, go down about 1/4 mile and the field will be on the right side. You will not see the field from the road, when you pass a little train overpass park, walk through big gate to where the field is.